Ailey II

The Next Generation of Dance

Troy Powell, Artistic Director

 

(Saturday Matinee Performance)

The talented dancers of Ailey II are renowned for captivating audiences and translating their strength and agility into powerful performances. Under the artistic direction of Troy Powell, the critically-acclaimed company presents vibrant performances and innovative community programs across the country and internationally. The Ailey spirit shines as these artists perform an exhilarating and diverse repertory that includes Alvin Ailey’s timeless classics and thrilling new works by today’s outstanding emerging choreographers.

Performances:

CIRCULAR
(2016)

Choreography by Jae Man Joo
Music by Various Artists
Costume design by Christine Darch
Lighting design by Rob Ross

SKETCHES OF FLAMES
(2016)

Choreography by Bridget L. Moore
Choreographer Assistants: Claude Alexander and Taylor Boyland
Music by Various Artists
Costume design by Carolyn Meckha Cherry
Lighting design by Burke Brown

REVELATIONS
(1960)

Choreography by Alvin Ailey
Music: Traditional
Décor and costumes by Ves Harper
Costumes for “Rocka My Soul” redesigned by Barbara Forbes
Lighting by Nicola Cernovitch

Presented by Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey. We inspire what’s possible through diversity and dance.

"The Next Generation of Dance Ailey II. Troy Powell, Artistic Dancer." Dancers performing on stage

Photo by Kyle Froman

 

Calendar Saturday April 07, 2018

Clock 2:00 PM

The Folly Theater at Night

LOCATION

The Folly Theater

300 West 12th Street

Kansas City, MO 64105

Ticket Office 816.474.4444

DIRECTIONS